Which was the plane that carried the bomb over Hiroshima in 1945.
It was one of several additional security measures in place, including unmarked cops and bomb checks.
The attempt to bomb Los Angeles International Airport in 2000.
Had Abdaly succeeded in getting his bomb into the mall, there would have been carnage.
Even a relatively small 250-pound bomb could kill or injure friendly troops who are within 650 feet of the explosion.
These accounts, and a demand for bomb vessels to assist the Swedish flotilla, were sent to the Admiralty.
And that sentence, uttered carelessly, had come like a bomb into my life.
"He has lighted the fuse of the bomb," she said to him excitedly.
"So you can hear the bomb explosions," suggested the Countess.
One of these shelters will explode the shell or bomb, and the other receive the burst.
1580s, from French bombe, from Italian bomba, probably from Latin bombus "a deep, hollow noise; a buzzing or booming sound," from Greek bombos "deep and hollow sound," echoic. Originally of mortar shells, etc.; modern sense of "explosive device placed by hand or dropped from airplane" is 1909. Meaning "old car" is from 1953. Meaning "success" is from 1954 (late 1990s slang the bomb "the best" is probably a fresh formation); opposite sense of "a failure" is from 1963. The bomb "atomic bomb" is from 1945.
1680s, from bomb (n.). Meaning "to fail" attested from 1963. Related: Bombed; bombing. Slang bombed "drunk" is attested by 1956.
[in the sense of failure, perhaps fr the outdated expression make a baum of it, ''fail'']